Discover a selection of 314 holiday rentals in Old City, Philadelphia that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and parking available. Prices start at £ 75 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Old City. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The historical city of Old City awaits you

Take a holiday to Old City and enjoy the area's history, museums and live music. This city is cosmopolitan and walkable, recognised for its restaurants, art and local tours. Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Old City

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Old City a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Adventure Aquarium (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Camden Children's Garden (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Merchantville Country Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Pennsauken Country Club (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Old City

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Old City is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Independence Mall (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Penn's Landing (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Independence National Historical Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Washington Square Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Wiggins Park and Marina (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Francisville Playground (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Old City

The nearest airport is in Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), which is 11 mi (17.6 km) away.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at 2nd St. Station or 5th St. Station to see more of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Old City?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 314 vacation rentals near Old City. From 273 flats & apartments to 31 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Old City for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Old City?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Old City. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Christ Church: 1,289 vacation rentals
  • Benjamin Franklin Bridge: 1,290 vacation rentals
  • Betsy Ross House: 1,289 vacation rentals
  • 2nd St. Station: 1,296 vacation rentals
  • Independence National Historical Park: 1,282 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Old City listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Old City?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 273 Flats in Old City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Old City include:

  • Houses: 31 rentals available
  • Studios: 260 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 6 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Old City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Old City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.